India Statistical Institute - New Delhi
Indian statistical institute is the unique Institute well known for research, teaching and application of statistics, natural sciences and social sciences. ISI has gained the status of an institution of National importance by an act of the India parliament in 1959. It is the most prestigious and oldest institution focused on statistics. Indian statistical Institute (ISI) was established on 17th December, 1931 by Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis in Presidency College, Kolkata.
Head quarter of ISI is located in northern fringe of the metropolis of Kolkata. It also has other four centres focused on academics located in Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai and Tezpur. Primary activity of Indian statistical Institute is research in statistics. Teaching activities are undertaken mainly in Kolkata, Delhi and Bangalore. Offices of the ISI are located in several other cities in India which are primarily engaged in projects and consultancy in Statistical Quality Control and Operations Research.
Courses offered at Indian statistical Institute – New Delhi
Indian statistical institute – New Delhi offers Master's program in Statistics, Master of Science (Ms) in Quantitative Economics and Junior Research fellowship in Statistics, Mathematics, Quantitative Economics and Quality, Reliability & Operations Research.
Eligibility & admission
- M Stat: Aspirants who has done 3-year Bachelor's degree with Statistics as a full subject, or a B Stat/B Math Degree/a Statistician's Diploma/Senior Diploma/Post-Graduate Diploma in Statistical Methods with Applications from the Indian Statistical Institute. Stipend 5000/- per month.
- Master of Science (MS) in Quantitative Economics: Aspirants who has done 3-year Bachelor's degree in Economics/Mathematics/Statistics/ Physics or a B Stat degree from the Indian Statistical Institute or a BE/B Tech degree with knowledge of Economics and Mathematics at the undergraduate level. Stipend 5000/- per month.
- Junior Research Fellowship:
(i) A good academic record with M Stat, MA/M Sc or equivalent degree in Statistics or,
(ii) outstanding mathematical maturity with B Stat/B Math, BA/B Sc or equivalent degree with Statistics as the main
(i) A good academic record with M Stat, M Math, MA/M Sc or equivalent degree in Mathematics or,
(ii) outstanding mathematical maturity with B Stat/B Math, BA/B Sc or equivalent degree with Mathematics as the main subject
(c) Quantitative Economics:
(i) A good academic record with MS(QE), M Stat, MA/M Sc or equivalent degree in Statistics/ Mathematics/Economics/Econometrics or,
(ii) Outstanding mathematical maturity with BA/B Sc degree with Economics as the main subject. A candidate possessing a 4-year B Tech degree or a Master's degree in any subject with Mathematics/ Statistics as a full subject at the undergraduate level is also eligible
(e) Quality, Reliability and Operations Research: A good academic record with M Tech/ME/MS/M Phil or equivalent degree in Quality/Reliability/Operations Research or a good academic record with M Stat/M Sc/MA or equivalent degree in Mathematics/ Statistics/ Physics with Mathematics as a compulsory subject at the graduate level. Outstanding candidates having BE/B Tech or equivalent degree in the above subjects will also be eligible.
Selection of aspirants is purely based on past academic record, performance in entrance tests and interview. Information on admission procedure is uploaded on website and advertised in major news papers in February of each year. Indian statistical Institute entrance test is held in May, interviews are usually conducted in June and new session starts in late July.
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